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Eye Witness News
Pravin Gordhan to be charged with graft - reportsmunicipal elections. Picture: Anthony Molyneaux/EWN President Jacob Zuma,Jacob
Pravin Gordhan to be charged with graft - reports
Eye Witness News / Posted an hour ago
municipal elections. Picture: Anthony Molyneaux/EWN President Jacob Zuma,Jacob Zuma,Hawks,Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan,SARS,Pravin Gordhan,SARS rogue intelligence unit,Gordhan PRETORIA – South African Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan could be... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Gexit? Not so fast, GuptasCrimes Investigation Unit (Hawks), which this week summoned Finance Minster Pra
Gexit? Not so fast, Guptas
Daily Maverick / Posted 4 hours ago
Crimes Investigation Unit (Hawks), which this week summoned Finance Minster Pravin Gordhan and other axed members of the SARS executive to their headquarters in Pretoria, is sitting on a massive “investigation” into the Gupta family’s alleged... Read more
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Fortune
South African Finance Minister to Be Charged with Graft30 witnesses have been called to testify against Gordhan and three former offic
South African Finance Minister to Be Charged with Graft
Fortune / Posted 6 hours ago
30 witnesses have been called to testify against Gordhan and three former officials from the South African Revenue Service (SARS). The newspaper said Gordhan would be charged with corruption for allegedly granting early retirement to Ivan Pillay, a... Read more
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Daily Maverick
SACP: Stop factionalism or kiss the movement goodbyethe “politically motivated harassment” of Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan, call
SACP: Stop factionalism or kiss the movement goodbye
Daily Maverick / Posted 8 hours ago
the “politically motivated harassment” of Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan, calling the Hawks’ investigation into the SARS investigative unit established under his watch a “flimsy concoction without the slightest basis in law”. Nzimande noted... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
SACP calls for an end to harassment of Gordhanfinance minister had been accused of fraud. On Thursday, Gordhan, his former d
SACP calls for an end to harassment of Gordhan
News 24 South Africa / Posted 10 hours ago
finance minister had been accused of fraud. On Thursday, Gordhan, his former deputy at the South African Revenue Service (Sars), Ivan Pillay, and other senior former Sars officials were summoned to appear at the Hawks offices to provide warning... Read more
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iol.co.za
Stop harassing Gordhan, says SACPto be regulated by law to prevent abuse. But the real question in this matter i
Stop harassing Gordhan, says SACP
iol.co.za / Posted 12 hours ago
to be regulated by law to prevent abuse. But the real question in this matter is what did the so-called 'rogue unit' in SARS uncover that has made some forces so desperate as to dismantle effective capacity in SARS, even risking South Africa's... Read more
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The News-Herald
Some vacation spots quietly benefit as travelers avoid Zikahealth costs, the loss of business and the lack of travel. The 2002 and 2003 ou
Some vacation spots quietly benefit as travelers avoid Zika
The News-Herald / Posted 12 hours ago
health costs, the loss of business and the lack of travel. The 2002 and 2003 outbreak of severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) was estimated by the World Bank to have cost the global economy $54 billion. The affected destinations aren’t sitting... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
NPA deny Gordhan to be charged with corruptioncurrent President Jacob Zuma. The unit was formed when Gordhan was commissione
NPA deny Gordhan to be charged with corruption
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 13 hours ago
current President Jacob Zuma. The unit was formed when Gordhan was commissioner of the South African Revenue Service (SARS) between 1999 and 2009. "We have received a docket relating to the so-called SARS rogue unit," Mfaku told AFP, saying... Read more
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Eye Witness News
SACP condemns calls for an early ANC elective conferencethe continuous harassment of Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan. “The real questi
SACP condemns calls for an early ANC elective conference
Eye Witness News / Posted 14 hours ago
the continuous harassment of Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan. “The real question is what did the so called rogue unit in Sars uncover that has made some forces so desperate to dismantle effective capacity in Sars even risking South Africa’s... Read more
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DW
South African finance minister may be charged for graft as Gupta family quits |against South African Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan and three former official
South African finance minister may be charged for graft as Gupta family quits |
DW / Posted 16 hours ago
against South African Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan and three former officials with the South African Revenue Service (SARS), according to a South African newspaper report released on Sunday. The report in the City Press newspaper cited senior... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
NPA could charge Gordhan and co this week – reportMpho Raborife, News24 Former Sars chief Pravin Gordhan. (File, City Press) Jo
NPA could charge Gordhan and co this week – report
News 24 South Africa / Posted 16 hours ago
Mpho Raborife, News24 Former Sars chief Pravin Gordhan. (File, City Press) Johannesburg – The National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) could charge Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan and three former SA Revenue Services officials this week, the City Press... Read more
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iol.co.za
Hawks office a security, safety and health riskcountry,” he said. “A brigadier has been appointed to deal with it.” Weekend A
Hawks office a security, safety and health risk
iol.co.za / Posted 17 hours ago
country,” he said. “A brigadier has been appointed to deal with it.” Weekend Argus visited the Hawks premises at the old Sars building in AJ West Street, Bellville, on Wednesday. The Hawks are based on the fourth floor and other policing units... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Analyst: Clarity needed around Gordhan-Hawks sagareport, Gordhan faced a graft charge for granting early retirement to Ivan Pill
Analyst: Clarity needed around Gordhan-Hawks saga
Eye Witness News / Posted 17 hours ago
report, Gordhan faced a graft charge for granting early retirement to Ivan Pillay. Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan at the Sars briefing on 01 April 2016. Picture: Christa Eybers/EWN. JOHANNESBURG - Questions are now being asked about the National... Read more
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iafrica.com
NPA to analyse Hawks' evidence in Sars unitProsecuting Authority (NPA) says it will analyse the Hawks’ evidence on the con
NPA to analyse Hawks' evidence in Sars unit
iafrica.com / Posted 19 hours ago
Prosecuting Authority (NPA) says it will analyse the Hawks’ evidence on the controversial South African Revenue Service (Sars) unit before deciding on prosecution. Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan and three former Sars officials have been... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
South Africa's finance minister to be charged for graft - City Presswitnesses had been lined up to testify against Gordhan and three former officia
South Africa's finance minister to be charged for graft - City Press
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 19 hours ago
witnesses had been lined up to testify against Gordhan and three former officials from the South African Revenue Service (SARS), the paper said. Officials at the NPA did not immediately respond to requests for comment. Police summoned Gordhan... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Why the Hawks Don't Have a Case Against Gordhanrelate to the security of the Republic? While abalone poaching and smuggling s
Why the Hawks Don't Have a Case Against Gordhan
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 hours ago
relate to the security of the Republic? While abalone poaching and smuggling syndicates are big problems, particularly for SARS, they do not specifically relate to the security of South Africa. In particular, it is clear that the Unit gathered... Read more
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Eye Witness News
NPA to analyse docket in Sars probe While the unit is waiting on the docket, it says it will analyse the evidence
NPA to analyse docket in Sars probe
Eye Witness News / Posted 20 hours ago
While the unit is waiting on the docket, it says it will analyse the evidence before deciding on prosecution. Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan pictured with President Jacob Zuma in Cape Town. Picture:... Read more
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iafrica.com
Veterans call for Zuma to end Gordhan spatwritten a letter to the minister expressing their support for him. Gordhan and
Veterans call for Zuma to end Gordhan spat
iafrica.com / Posted 20 hours ago
written a letter to the minister expressing their support for him. Gordhan and three former South African Revenue Service (Sars) officials were summoned to the Hawks’ offices on Thursday for a warning statement, but the minister chose not to... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Some vacation spots quietly benefit from Zikacosts, the loss of business and the lack of travel. The 2002 and 2003 outbreak
Some vacation spots quietly benefit from Zika
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 20 hours ago
costs, the loss of business and the lack of travel. The 2002 and 2003 outbreak of severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) was estimated by the World Bank to have cost the global economy $54 billion. The affected destinations aren't sitting... Read more
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iol.co.za
Guptas quit SA businessesDeputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has backed Gordhan. Surprise as Des Van Rooye
Guptas quit SA businesses
iol.co.za / Posted 21 hours ago
Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has backed Gordhan. Surprise as Des Van Rooyen enters Sars wars Intrigue as Pravin's successor is lined up Johannesburg - The political fallout on the Hawks and Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan over the SA Revenue... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Struggle veterans reiterate call for Zuma to end Gordhan-Hawks spatwritten a letter to the minister expressing their support for him. Gordhan and
Struggle veterans reiterate call for Zuma to end Gordhan-Hawks spat
Eye Witness News / Posted 22 hours ago
written a letter to the minister expressing their support for him. Gordhan and three former South African Revenue Service (Sars) officials were summoned to the Hawks’ offices on Thursday for a warning statement, but the minister chose not to... Read more
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GAA Football & Hurling
Good day for Galway champions27 August 2016 The Corofin team before the national anthem. Corofin and Sarsf
Good day for Galway champions
GAA Football & Hurling / Posted yesterday
27 August 2016 The Corofin team before the national anthem. Corofin and Sarsfields remain on course to retain their respective Galway SFC and SHC titles. Four-in-a-row chasing Corofin defeated An Cheathru by 1-14 to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Guptas Deny Attacking Finance Minister Gordhantheir investigation. Gordhan's staff meeting came days after it emerged that t
Guptas Deny Attacking Finance Minister Gordhan
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
their investigation. Gordhan's staff meeting came days after it emerged that the Hawks had asked him, his former deputy at Sars Ivan Pillay and four other senior former Sars officials to provide warning statements which can be viewed as a precursor... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Guptas respond: We have never been chargedtheir investigation. Gordhan's staff meeting came days after it emerged that t
Guptas respond: We have never been charged
News 24 South Africa / Posted yesterday
their investigation. Gordhan's staff meeting came days after it emerged that the Hawks had asked him, his former deputy at Sars Ivan Pillay and four other senior former Sars officials to provide warning statements which can be viewed as a precursor... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Struggle veterans join chorus of support for GordhanEybers/EWN. Hawks,Pravin Gordhan,Ahmed Kathrada,Barbara Hogan Gordhan and thr
Struggle veterans join chorus of support for Gordhan
Eye Witness News / Posted yesterday
Eybers/EWN. Hawks,Pravin Gordhan,Ahmed Kathrada,Barbara Hogan Gordhan and three former South African Revenue Service (Sars) officials were summoned to the unit’s offices on Thursday for a warning statement. However, the minister chose not to... Read more
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Daily Maverick
amaBhungane: The Smuggler, The Spook and The Grabber2014 fallout with van Loggerenberg and her subsequent allegations against him t
amaBhungane: The Smuggler, The Spook and The Grabber
Daily Maverick / Posted yesterday
2014 fallout with van Loggerenberg and her subsequent allegations against him that provided the crowbar to rip apart the SARS executive team put in place by former commissioner Pravin Gordhan – and the independent investigative capacity built up... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Open Letter to President Jacob Zuma by Senior Academic Economistshave been investigating the Ministers alleged role in the establishment of the
Open Letter to President Jacob Zuma by Senior Academic Economists
Daily Maverick / Posted yesterday
have been investigating the Ministers alleged role in the establishment of the so-called ‘rogue’ spy unit when he was the SARS Commissioner. A few days ago the Daily Maverick reported that the Hawks were once more ‘circling’ the Minister. These... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Case against Gordhan: At best bizarrely incompetent, at worst an abuse of powertypes of intelligence. The section also applies only to security agencies and n
Case against Gordhan: At best bizarrely incompetent, at worst an abuse of power
Daily Maverick / Posted yesterday
types of intelligence. The section also applies only to security agencies and not to other Departments or institutions like SARS. But even if one tortures the text of section 3 to somehow cover the establishment of the intelligence gathering unit... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Report: 'Gordhan under attack by Guptas'the family is targeting him. Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan. Picture: Reinart
Report: 'Gordhan under attack by Guptas'
Eye Witness News / Posted yesterday
the family is targeting him. Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan. Picture: Reinart Toerien/EWN. African National Congress,SARS,Gupta family,Pravin Gordhan,Guptas JOHANNESBURG - After days of economic and political volatility over the finance... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Gordhan: SA cops deny targeting finminpundits have said since February, when he was first asked questions by the Hawk
Gordhan: SA cops deny targeting finmin
New Zimbabwe / Posted yesterday
pundits have said since February, when he was first asked questions by the Hawks about the unit he set up while at SARS, that Gordhan is a target of political pressure from a faction allied to Zuma. The president's office said in May that... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Some vacation spots quietly benefit as travellers avoid Zikahealth costs, the loss of business and the lack of travel. The 2002 and 2003 ou
Some vacation spots quietly benefit as travellers avoid Zika
Calgary Sun / Posted yesterday
health costs, the loss of business and the lack of travel. The 2002 and 2003 outbreak of severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) was estimated by the World Bank to have cost the global economy $54 billion. The affected destinations aren't sitting... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
War over Prasa’s multibillion-rand inquiry of irregular tenders heats upService cost the taxpayer R26-million. The report has not officially been relea
War over Prasa’s multibillion-rand inquiry of irregular tenders heats up
Mail & Guardian / Posted 2 days ago
Service cost the taxpayer R26-million. The report has not officially been released to the public and it was handed to Sars with a caveat making it useless in any litigation process. Sars also previously spent R400-million to investigate... Read more
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WFLX FOX 29
Vacation spots benefit as travelers avoid Zikahealth costs, the loss of business and the lack of travel. The 2002 and 2003 ou
Vacation spots benefit as travelers avoid Zika
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted 2 days ago
health costs, the loss of business and the lack of travel. The 2002 and 2003 outbreak of severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) was estimated by the World Bank to have cost the global economy $54 billion. The affected destinations aren't sitting... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
#SarsWars: Pravin Gordhan tells national treasury staff the Guptas are out to get himcomes days after it emerged that the Hawks had asked Gordhan, his former deputy
#SarsWars: Pravin Gordhan tells national treasury staff the Guptas are out to get him
Mail & Guardian / Posted 2 days ago
comes days after it emerged that the Hawks had asked Gordhan, his former deputy at the South African Revenue Service (Sars) Ivan Pillay, and four other senior former Sars officials to provide warning statements. A warning statement is a... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Report: Hawks deny targeting Gordhanpundits have said since February, when he was first asked questions by the Hawk
Report: Hawks deny targeting Gordhan
Eye Witness News / Posted 2 days ago
pundits have said since February, when he was first asked questions by the Hawks about the unit he set up while at Sars, that Gordhan is a target of political pressure from a faction allied to Zuma. The president's office said in May that... Read more
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Reuters
South African police deny targeting finance minister Gordhanpundits have said since February, when he was first asked questions by the Hawk
South African police deny targeting finance minister Gordhan
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
pundits have said since February, when he was first asked questions by the Hawks about the unit he set up while at SARS, that Gordhan is a target of political pressure from a faction allied to Zuma. The president's office said in May that... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Guptas are attacking me, Gordhan tells Treasury staffon Wednesday. Gordhan's staff meeting comes days after it emerged that the Haw
Guptas are attacking me, Gordhan tells Treasury staff
News 24 South Africa / Posted 2 days ago
on Wednesday. Gordhan's staff meeting comes days after it emerged that the Hawks had asked Gordhan, his former deputy at Sars Ivan Pillay, and four other senior former Sars officials to provide warning statements. A warning statement is a... Read more
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Eye Witness News
ANCWL: Pravin Gordhan has disrespected the Hawks The Hawks instructed Pravin Gordhan & three Sars officials to report to their
ANCWL: Pravin Gordhan has disrespected the Hawks
Eye Witness News / Posted 2 days ago
The Hawks instructed Pravin Gordhan & three Sars officials to report to their offices, but Gordhan refused. FILE: Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan. Picture: Christa Eybers/EWN. Hawks,Finance Minister... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
South African police deny targeting finmin Gordhanpundits have said since February, when he was first asked questions by the Hawk
South African police deny targeting finmin Gordhan
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
pundits have said since February, when he was first asked questions by the Hawks about the unit he set up while at SARS, that Gordhan is a target of political pressure from a faction allied to Zuma. The president's office said in May that... Read more
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Eye Witness News
'Gordhan, Hawks dispute shows ANC growing increasingly fragmented'that Gordhan make a warning statement concerning a unit created while he was th
'Gordhan, Hawks dispute shows ANC growing increasingly fragmented'
Eye Witness News / Posted 2 days ago
that Gordhan make a warning statement concerning a unit created while he was the head of South African Revenue Service (Sars). Ramaphosa went further saying the situation made it look like government was at war with itself. But the ANC itself... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Economists: Pravin fallout bound to plunge SA into junk statusraises doubt about whether Gordhan has the power to implement fiscal reforms.
Economists: Pravin fallout bound to plunge SA into junk status
Eye Witness News / Posted 2 days ago
raises doubt about whether Gordhan has the power to implement fiscal reforms. FILE: Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan at the Sars briefing on 01 April 2016. Picture: Christa Eybers/EWN Finance Minister Pravin Ghordan,Standard and Poors Ratings... Read more
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Eye Witness News
FW De Klerk weighs in on Gordhan, Hawks tug of warinvestigative unit yesterday for a warning. The finance minister and three oth
FW De Klerk weighs in on Gordhan, Hawks tug of war
Eye Witness News / Posted 2 days ago
investigative unit yesterday for a warning. The finance minister and three other former South African Revenue Services (Sars) officials have been identified as suspects in a probe into the controversial covert unit. WATCH: Pravin Gordhan... Read more
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iafrica.com
'Hawks’ allegations are baseless'Sars former employees Johan Van Loggenrenberg and Ivan Pillay said the Hawks’ a
'Hawks’ allegations are baseless'
iafrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Sars former employees Johan Van Loggenrenberg and Ivan Pillay said the Hawks’ allegations are baseless. This came after a four-hour meeting at the Hawks offices in Tshwane yesterday. The Hawks asked Pillay, Van Loggenrenberg and Finance Minister... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Progress On Establishment of Revenue Agencytap on further assistance from other stakeholders and donor community to accele
Progress On Establishment of Revenue Agency
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
tap on further assistance from other stakeholders and donor community to accelerate the transitional work (this shall include consultation with the National Treasury of South Africa and the South African Revenue Service (SARS),"Schlettwein Conclu... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Gordhan is not beyond reproach - Edward ZumaZuma during a meeting with business and labour leaders at the Union Buildings i
Gordhan is not beyond reproach - Edward Zuma
Eye Witness News / Posted 2 days ago
Zuma during a meeting with business and labour leaders at the Union Buildings in Pretoria on 9 May 2016. Picture: GCIS. SARS,SARS rogue intelligence unit,Finance Minister Pravin Ghordan,Pravin Ghordan,Edward Zuma JOHANNESBURG – President Jacob... Read more
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iafrica.com
Zuma fully behind Gordhan: PresidencyJacob Zuma has asserted his full support for Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan du
Zuma fully behind Gordhan: Presidency
iafrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Jacob Zuma has asserted his full support for Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan during the ongoing SARS investigations by the Hawks. The Presidency released a statement noting that Zuma is limited in his capacity to affect... Read more
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iafrica.com
Rand weakens against big currenciesis still a degree of nervousness after the news surrounding the finance ministe
Rand weakens against big currencies
iafrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
is still a degree of nervousness after the news surrounding the finance minister and former South African Revenue Service (Sars) officials. Economists agree that this is bad news for inflation after earlier hopes that a stronger rand would be... Read more
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IAfrica South African Business News
Rand weakens against big currenciesis still a degree of nervousness after the news surrounding the finance ministe
Rand weakens against big currencies
IAfrica South African Business News / Posted 2 days ago
is still a degree of nervousness after the news surrounding the finance minister and former South African Revenue Service (Sars) officials. Economists agree that this is bad news for inflation after earlier hopes that a stronger rand would be... Read more
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IAfrica South African Business News
Zuma fully behind Gordhan: PresidencyJacob Zuma has asserted his full support for Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan du
Zuma fully behind Gordhan: Presidency
IAfrica South African Business News / Posted 2 days ago
Jacob Zuma has asserted his full support for Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan during the ongoing SARS investigations by the Hawks. The Presidency released a statement noting that Zuma is limited in his capacity to affect... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
LISTEN: Zuma laughed off Gareth Cliff's 'raping the government' comments - spokesmana statement saying that he would not present himself to the Hawks and that he f
LISTEN: Zuma laughed off Gareth Cliff's 'raping the government' comments - spokesman
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 2 days ago
a statement saying that he would not present himself to the Hawks and that he felt there was no case against him. Former Sars deputy commissioner Ivan Pillay and former group executive of tax and customs enforcement investigations Johann van... Read more
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